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    More Than a Hashtag

    The famous Fiona of the Cincinnati Zoo, turns ONE on 1/24/18. #TeamFiona is more than a hashtag or obsession of a now 600-plus-pound hippopotamus for me. Growing up in Cincinnati, and now living relatively close to the city, we’ve made it a point to be members of the zoo for the last couple years. It’s […]

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    Pimento Spread Recipe

    Although this may not fit into your diet plan for the new year, this recipe is a delicious, and addicting one! Let me start by saying I am a carb junkie and Kroger seemed to know that by putting crackers on sale just about every time I did the grocery shopping the past couple months. […]

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    I’m not Treasuring any More Moments.

    “You HAVE to babywear or your child won’t learn to bond properly and will never know how to love!”         “Let the baby cry itself to sleep or it won’t learn to sleep ever in its entire life!”   “If you use anything other than all organic everything, you’re basically a monster.”  […]

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    Ode to the Elusive Changing Station

    There are lots of things I didn’t appreciate before I had a child. Sleep. Accessible doors and sidewalks for when the babe is in a stroller. Taking my time to enjoy dinner. The biggest one? A public restroom with a changing station. The dream is to have a changing station in both the women’s and […]

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    What I Love About Three

    When my daughter was two years old, I can’t tell you how many people said to me, “if you think two is hard, just wait until she turns three.” Time after time, people told me that the “terrible twos” had nothing on the “trying threes.” I’m sure all of these ladies had good intentions in […]

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    They Are Only Allergies

    It’s been three months since we found out our baby has food allergies. We watched her vomit and break out in hives a dozen times before we figured it out. We started with catheters checking for infections to ultrasounds checking for, well, anything. Finally, $1000 in medical bills, 14 scratch tests, and 2 blood draws […]

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    A Mother’s Woe

      Have you ever had the following experience as a mother? You’re busy doing something: working, cooking, doing chores, scrolling through Facebook, closing your eyes before you go to sleep. Suddenly, like the rudest awakening you could imagine, amidst your everyday thoughts of what you’re going to do next, how you need to pay the […]

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    KETO Means “Keep Eating The [cheese] Oh [yea]!”

    Disclaimer:: This post is a compilation of personal knowledge gained through my own research and relationships. You should always consult your doctor before making any significant diet decisions and you should absolutely do your own research and fact-checking before deciding what is right (and healthiest!) for you. I have to be honest with you. I’m […]

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